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Rhexia aristosa ×virginica

Rhexia aristosa ×virginica [unnamed hybrid]

Hybrid Meadowbeauty

Melastomataceae (Melastome family)

Synonym(s): Rhexia ×brevibracteata

USDA Symbol: RHAR7

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Unnamed hybrid.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 30 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: Flowers deep rose to magenta.


Native Habitat: Inactive sand pits, depressions, ponds margins and bottoms.

Research Literature

Reslit 3095 - The Genus Rhexia in New Jersey (1996) David Snyder

This information was provided by the Florida WIldflower Foundation.
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Additional resources

USDA: Find Rhexia aristosa ×virginica in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rhexia aristosa ×virginica in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rhexia aristosa ×virginica


Record Modified: 2020-12-14
Research By: CBR

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